Old Acquaintances gather around old Scenes.—­Antelope,
ahoy!—­How are you, Solomon?—­Round-about
Plan of a round about Voyage.—­The Doctor
warns, rebukes, an...
Working at night and very fast, James De Mille wrote over twenty popular novels--"potboilers"--between 1861 and 1877. By day, he was the respected and respectable professor of rhetoric and history at ...
James De Mille was one of the most successful and prolific nineteenth-century Canadian writers of popular fiction during his relatively short writing career. He is best remembered for A Strange Manusc...